More on Veterans

Oct 1, 2013

Payne Statement on Republican Government Shutdown

Extremely disappointed in the House Republicans' ability to pass a bill to fund the government and leave it open, Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. released the following statement.

Jul 12, 2013

Hudson County will benefit from $2M grant to help homeless veterans

Non-profit organization Soldier On is set to receive a $2 million federal grant from the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) to aid veterans and their families who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless in Hudson, Essex and Bergen counties.

Jul 11, 2013

Payne Announces $2 Million in Veterans Affairs Grants Awarded to Soldier On

Congressmen Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10), Bill Pascrell (NJ-09), and Albio Sires (NJ-08) announced that the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) will award a $2 million federal grant, with an option to renew annually, to Soldier On to assist veterans and their families who are homeless or at-risk of becoming homeless in Essex, Hudson, and Bergen Counties.

May 27, 2013

Memorial Day Statement

This Memorial Day, we remember the brave members of our Armed Forces and their families who made the ultimate sacrifice to protect the rights and freedoms all Americans hold dear.

May 9, 2013

N.J. counseling program for veterans in funding limbo

Rep. Donald M. Payne, Jr. requests appropriation of adequate funding of veterans suicide prevention programs like New Jersey’s Vets4Warriors.